Passion. Creativity. Integrity. Teamwork. Ambition. Innovation. These are the qualities that have made Wilson Sporting Goods Co. the number one sports equipment brand in the world. And these are the qualities that our global team embodies every day as we pursue one shared bold mission: to ignite the true potential in every athlete.
We know that great people are what makes our brand great. We know that teams who bring a variety of skill sets, experiences and perspectives to challenge the status quo and create game-changing product means we are doing right by the athletes and coaches we serve. And that’s why we work with each member of our team to help them dream, discover, grow and realize their own full potential.
Evolving the sports world and being the best partner for players is no small task. We are continually looking to add hard-working, ambitious, team-first individuals who desire to make a difference —and who love to help others win. Join us.
We are currently seeking a Creative Project Manager, who will work closely with the creative staff and internal marketing and sales clients to oversee all aspects of project requests, including (but not limited to) setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities, monitoring and summarizing progress, preparing status reports, production and sourcing of external deliverables. The ideal candidate acts as a consultant, analyst and business-minded person who can help provide the Business Unit with the problem-solving and resource management skills to deliver customer-focused solutions on time, on budget, and to agency-quality standards.
This role maintains the internal Project Management system and helps review and coordinates with Art Director and graphic designers to resolve incomplete design requests from clients and provide brand-appropriate solutions. The Project Manager needs to develop and cultivate relationships internally and with external vendors to ensure customer satisfaction, quality control and timely delivery of final projects.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
This role requires an Associate’s Degree or a Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Graphic Arts, or a related area. The ideal candidate will be accredited in Agile processes or related planning techniques or methodologies. We are looking for a candidate with 4years of strong experience in account management, production management, traffic management, or related area with ad agency or a corporate in-house creative department.
Other qualifications include:
What We'll Provide:
Located in the vibrant, sports-centric city of Chicago, Wilson Sporting Goods Co. global headquarters sits along the lakefront with first-class access to a burgeoning creative, innovative, energetic and active professional community. We offer an open, collaborative, high tech work environment with best in class amenities and perks, including:
Amer Sports is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics.